Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898
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 p. “Persistent in the Right – Fearless in Opposing Wrong.” Newspaper published in Collegeville, Pa. Weekly. Contains local, national and international news, fiction and advertisements.
Collegeville: E. S. Moser
Place of Publication
newspaper, Trappe, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, Montgomery County, Freeland
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Independent, Providence, "Providence Independent, V. 14, Thursday, August 9, 1888, [Whole Number: 685]" (1888). Providence Independent Newspaper, 1875-1898. 471.
Collegeville, Montgomery, Pennsylvania
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Published every Thursday.
This issue notes that the Summer resorts (Glenwood, Perkiomen Bridge Hotel, and Prospect Terrace) are at full capacity. It also contains an original poem entitled “The Lovers’ Picnic” by George Wilson.
Also in this issue is a "College Life" column that discusses how students develop a fondness for their alma mater.